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Geelong Jobs Fair: Careers in Disability

Don't miss this opportunity for job seekers to connect with disability service providers, in response to the rapidly expanding workforce across the sector.
Sector Meeting
Sector Meeting

Goulburn CEO, Senior Management and Board Member Network Meeting

NDS invites strategic leaders of organisations transitioning to the NDIS to attend the Goulburn CEO, Senior Management and Board Member Network Meeting on Wednesday 27 March 2019.
One Day Seminar
One Day Seminar

Goulburn NDIS Implementation Workshop #2

Service delivery and NDIS intake managers, team leaders and frontline managers are invited to the second NDIS implementation workshop.

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NDS Member Meeting
NDS Member Meeting

NSW Children, Young People and their Families Sub-Committee

Registrations are now open for the NDS NSW Children, Young People and their Families Sub-Committee.
In-house Training
In-house Training

Supervising Employer Engagement

With the ongoing success of the Effective Employer Engagement workshops, NDS has teamed up with the GIVEN, to present a workshop aimed at those who manage or supervise staff responsible for engaging...
In-house Training
In-house Training

Supervising Employer Engagement

With the ongoing success of the Effective Employer Engagement workshops, NDS has teamed up with the GIVEN, to present a workshop aimed at those who manage or supervise staff responsible for engaging...

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One Day Seminar

Support Coordination: Practical Workshop for Service Providers

Delivered by Support Coordination Academy, this practical and interactive workshop will explore and enhance your role as a support coordinator.
In-house Training
In-house Training

Supervising Employer Engagement

With the ongoing success of the Effective Employer Engagement workshops, NDS has teamed up with the GIVEN, to present a workshop aimed at those who manage or supervise staff responsible for engaging...
Special Event
Special Event

NDIS Leaders Breakfast 2019

Register now for a seat at our NDIS Leaders Breakfast (featuring Rob De Luca, NDIA) at the International Convention Centre, Sydney, on 13 March 2019.

Understanding Abuse Learning Bites

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Location: National (Online)
Date: 8/01/2019 to 31/12/2019

The ‘Understanding Abuse’ Learning Bites are 3-5 minute videos addressing eight life areas. They can be used to promote discussion and personal reflection by support workers. Each Learning Bite has a printable worksheet to be completed and signed off by the supervisor.

“I really benefited from the videos, and being able to hear what others saw in the scenarios.”

Access the Learning Bites here:
4.0 Recap on Empowerment Circle
4.1 Physical
4.2 Social
4.3 Identity
4.4 Material
4.5 Economic
4.6 Education
4.7 Relationships
4.8 Emotional

‘Understanding Abuse’ downloadable worksheets

These easy-to-use worksheets promote reflection, team discussion and action through simple personal and team exercises.

Includes checklists to help support workers recognise instances of good, poor and abusive practice, and to take action.

Download the Learning Bite worksheets here (PDFWord).

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact James Bannister Manager, Applied Research Projects National (03) 8341 4316